General Assembly taking aim at local COVID rules in special session

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 27, 2021 7:54 AM CT | Published: October 27, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Seeking to stop local governments and businesses from enacting COVID-related rules, the Tennessee General Assembly is convening Wednesday evening for another special session. Dozens of bills were introduced Tuesday afternoon and evening.

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Tennessee General Assembly London Lamar Gov. Bill Lee

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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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